ventral

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French ventral, from Latin ventrālis, from venter (belly, abdomen).

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ventral (not comparable)

  1. Related to the abdomen or stomach.
  2. (anatomy) On the front side of the human body, or the corresponding surface of an animal, usually the lower surface.
  3. (anatomy) On or relating to the bottom portion of either foot and/or hand.

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NounEdit

ventral (plural ventrals)

  1. Any of the enlarged and transversely elongated scales that extend down the underside of a snake's body from the neck to the anal scale.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ventrālis.

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ventral (feminine singular ventrale, masculine plural ventraux, feminine plural ventrales)

  1. ventral

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vɛnˈtʁaːl/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːl

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ventral (not comparable)

  1. ventral

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ventrālis.

AdjectiveEdit

ventral m or f (plural ventrais, comparable)

  1. ventral (relating to the abdomen or stomach)
  2. (anatomy) ventral (on the front side of the human body or the according surface of an animal)

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Further readingEdit

  • ventral” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French ventral, from Latin ventralis.

AdjectiveEdit

ventral m or n (feminine singular ventrală, masculine plural ventrali, feminine and neuter plural ventrale)

  1. ventral

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ventrālis.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /benˈtɾal/, [bẽn̪ˈt̪ɾal]
  • Rhymes: -al

AdjectiveEdit

ventral (plural ventrales)

  1. ventral (relating to the abdomen or stomach)
  2. (anatomy) ventral (on the front side of the human body or the according surface of an animal)

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